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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II* Listed Building in Marlingford and Colton, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6409 / 52°38'27"N

Longitude: 1.1089 / 1°6'32"E

OS Eastings: 610444

OS Northings: 309327

OS Grid: TG104093

Mapcode National: GBR TDN.K5N

Mapcode Global: WHLS7.0WBB

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 15 August 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1050751

English Heritage Legacy ID: 226519

Location: Marlingford and Colton, South Norfolk, Norfolk, NR9

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Civil Parish: Marlingford and Colton

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Colton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 10 NW MARLINGFORD CHURCH LANE
(south-side)
Colton
4/46
Church of St. Andrew

II*

Parish church. C14 and later. Flint with ashlar dressings and slate roofs.
West tower, aisleless nave with north porch and chancel. Unbuttressed 3-
stage tower with Y-traceried bell-openings and a crenellated parapet with
flushwork. 6 2-light traceried nave windows in Decorated style, heavily
restored. Chancel windows Victorian. Restored late medieval chancel screen
and some fine C15 carved pew-ends. Medieval wall-painting on west wall
depicting 2 seated women gossiping flanked by devils. Nave roof probably
C17 consisting of alternating arch-braced ties and arch-braced principal
rafters and carved semicircular vegetal motifs on wall plate. Victorian
chancel roof and west gallery.


Listing NGR: TG1044409327

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